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My Mouse and Keyboard Don't Work With Tails

Update: I Finally got Tails installed to my USB flash drive. When Tails loads to the welcome screen I can't do anything because, the Mouse and Keyboard don't work. How do I get them to work? Thank ...
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How do I use tor network to access my email account

Is there anyway to use tor network to securely access me email accounts like with onion? I use tor browser to access my email account and sent my self an email to another email service and it showed ...
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FAILED TO BIND LISTENER PORTS

Can someone please help me with this, or give me a contact email who can? I accidentally did something with the proxy when Tor was open and now I can't reopen it to fix it. 3/21/19, 05:42:30.670 [...
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videos playing slow and buffering

I have and old computer and recently went from windows xp to windows 7. Best I can do until I can afford a new computer. My problem is watching videos a 10 minute video may take 30 minutes to watch. I ...
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can't open Tor - proxy was messed with

I accidentally messed with my proxy while Tor was open, and now it won't open so that I can fix it. I'm super frustrated and annoyed because I can't seem to find an answer. I have Mac OS and get this.....
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When downloading things from TOR, could I accidentally download other random files as well?

So my friend has TOR and he uses it to get some game stuff. But when we went through his files, pictures and videos, we found some files that he claims he never downloaded and they must have piggy ...
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Tor Failed to connected tor network

here's my log i don't know why it wont work. i have even tried using a windows 7 virtual machine. sometimes after hours of trying to getting it to work it does and i don't know what is the issue. my ...
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How do I do a search on the dark web? [duplicate]

I have found a few .onion address, but for some reason Tor will not load the .onion url's they always time out. or https everywhere will block them, saying they are not secure. Thank You
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Web page not opening properly

I recently signed up to a discussion forum. I am trying to start a new topic. Though rest of the website works properly, the New-Topic page does not open properly. The message typing box does not open ...
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Tor installing bug on windows 10

I am getting the following error when I try to open tor: Tor unexpectedly exited. This might be due to a bug in Tor itself, another program on your system, or faulty hardware. Until you restart Tor,...
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Help with Tails signing key verification

Please help me verify the Tails signing key. Without having access to the web of trust, I'm trying to collect fingerprint data from multiple sources to be more certain that I've downloaded the ...
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tor browser refuses to launch

I've uninstalled and reinstalled tor to no avail, and it just refuses to launch. i can't get logs because when i choose to copy and paste, it says "0 logs copied to the clipboard" or something along ...
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Personal Info, please help?

What are the chances or probability that a number of Tor exit nodes actively log all packet traffic or actively use ssl-stripping scripts? After putting some confidential personal info on a website ...
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Australian regulations

With new regualations enforced TOR nodes running in Australian territory will be compromised / malicious. What will TOR do about this ? source : https://assets.documentcloud.org/docu... https://...
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Tor Proxy not found message

When I restart Tor it gives me a message saying: Firefox is configured to use a proxy that has not been found. When I redownload Tor it works normally and after restarting I get the same message again....
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How can I import or export bookmarks from tor browser on my labtop to tor browser on my Computer?

How can I import or export bookmarks from tor browser on my laptop to tor browser on my Computer? Thanks
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BridgeDB emails not working?

for couple of days I'm trying to get Tor bridges from Iran but I only get introductionary message every time I try to send "get transport obfs4" or "get bridges" (without " of course). For this reason,...
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Bitcoin wallet address on Dream Market

I cannot get my bitcoin wallet full on Dream Market because the Bitcoin address is only valid for 10 days but then they don't give you a new one or the tip to get a new BTC address.Can you help me ...
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Grey onion saying TOR disabled, but .onion sites still work. What is this?

Just recently, the onion icon to the left of the address bar started showing a grey onion . If i hover over it, it says Tor Disabled. Tor still appears to be working however, and I can visit onion ...
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Mcafee quarantining latest update

I just updated and even re-installed the latest 64bit version of TOR 8.0.4 when the my Mcafee antivirus quarantined the browser application FIREFOX.EXE. Despite multiple attempts to restore and ...
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Can't save files to thumb-drive from Browser

I prefer to launch Tail from a DVD ISO. And up through Tails version 3.8, which I still have and use from time-time, I was able to save to, copy over data to a thumb-drive from either the Tor Browser, ...
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How to set an IP address from a specific state in the US?

Is it possible, and if so how, to set tor so that my entry and/or exit IP will be from a specific state in the US ? Idk like NY, FL, TX, CA... I already know how to choose a specific country, but i'd ...
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Pornhub showing 12 video thumbnails+user icons and blank afterwords

The only reason I downloaded TOR was to watch porn to be honest, but this is really ruining my experience. Can someone please help me? I really feel frustrated.
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Can I use TOR for chat or e-mail with China?

Sirs, Forgive me but I'm an unsophisticated end user unlike all the experts here. I live in the USA. I have a friend in China. The "Great Wall" of China blocks all our attempts to communicate; e-...
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Updated Tor Browser to the latest version and lost all scrapbooked records. Anyway to find the records?

I updated tor browser to the latest version that does not support ScrapBook X. It looks like I lost all my scrapbooked records. Is there any way to find the records? Thanks!
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Whatsapp Web QR Code flashes and vanishes

I am using Tor browser 7.5.6 (latest, 32 bits) on windows 10. I like to use Whatsapp on web. So I go to : https://web.whatsapp.com/ The site shows a QR code which I scan with my phone. And boom! I ...
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Connecting to a tor server through clearnet

Can I setup a server on the tor network but connect to it via an application of mine via clearnet. Or is there some way to setup my application to connect to the tor network and then to my server ...
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Application for the Deep Web [closed]

as I've recently discovered Deep Web, I'm still not able to explore it well. It seems to me, however, that in order to access and view videos, one must always pay (in Bitcoin). But I would like to ask,...
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Can't run Tor on Mac Book pro

I have installed Tor Browser Version 7.5.6 - OS X (10.9+) for my Mac Book Pro, but can't start the browser. I click "Connect" and "Remove settings and connect" but I get the errors that I have pasted ...
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Chrome with Linux-based OS

since my Chrome [chromebook] OS is a Linux-based operating system, why cant i install tor? i'm technologically challenged so please be gentle.
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How to Install Tor browser through command line

I'm newbie on Linux and I can't install Tor on Ubuntu (Kubuntu) the way you teach. Some applications give a step-by-step commands and it's only copy and past and includes all things to make updates ...
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Notice: Your relay has a very large number of connections to other relays

Setup my relay up about 8 hours ago, everything is going fine, no warnings. Then I get this notice. How can I investigate this to determine if the relay is configured and running properly? [notice] ...
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Dirport / Orport stop being unreachable after some time

Just set up a Tor relay on Digital Ocean running Ubuntu 16.04 using tor-relay.co and everything is seemingly going well. However, every so often the relay will cease to work and I'll get the following ...
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tor failed to establish a network connection

IDK whats the problem, it worked till now. Blockquote 7/10/2018 13:08:01 PM.600 [NOTICE] DisableNetwork is set. Tor will not make or accept non-control network connections. Shutting down all ...
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Can I switch Circuit between Specific ExitNodes?

I want to use Specific ExitNodes and Switch between them only. I have tried modify TORRC using Code ExitNodes 153.126.210.34, 88.33.1.152, 103.28.53.138 , 104.200.20.46 StrictNodes 1 But ...
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Why my Tor relay server only use 10-15% of my bandwidth?

my relay (https://metrics.torproject.org/rs.html#details/FA371BD2B25519D65B956BB732938E28BB4FE809) has a traffic rate of 500kbits and some very short peaks to 3mb. But why only 500kbits? I have enough ...
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For the past 5 days when I click on “Test for Network Setttings” all I get is “Secure Connection Failed”. This is the first time this has happened.

Secure Connection Failed The connection to the server was reset while the page was loading. The page you are trying to view cannot be shown because the authenticity of the received data could not be ...
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Secure Connection Failed for every web page?

Kinda new to this. Don't expect too much technical knowledge. Used TOR on home PC for a while, installed it on laptop yesterday and it was working fine. Today I launch it and nothing. Secure ...
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stuck on establishing a tor circuit for the last 40 minutes

logs are in the SS. i am trying to run it on kali linux
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After the latest update of Tor, I lost all bookmarks and it will no longer work

I am running an old laptop with Windows Vista and Tor worked fine up until the last update Jan. 25, 2018, I believe. After that the browser screen was different, all my saved bookmarks were gone, and ...
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How to use tor?

So I have tor or tor browser installed on my PC I have medium security setting on but what now am I safe to search?? I'm new to this whole thing and I've got it on mobile but I don't really know what ...
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I am using the Tor browser to post ads on Craigslist, is there a way to post from the US? [duplicate]

So, we are self employed, and use Craigslist to post ads for our business. Every few months Craigslist goes on a rampage, and starts autoflagging accounts for no good reason using IP addresses. Not ...
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Tor node additional flags configuration

I recently stumbled upon these new additional flags in the Tor Metrics website: I’d like to configure my tor node to also have the FallbackDir and IPv6 ORPort flags, but don’t know what to add or ...
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QUESTION ON TOR ANONIMIZATION

I have the following question: I downloaded a file through Torbrowser, clicking on it I was asked to open an external sw out to Torbrowser. If i start that sw are still in anonymous mode or not?
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Tor Expert Running tor check fails

I have configured Tor to run as a Windows service, it seems to be working as it is producing logs. I have configured it to run on 9990. I have configured Firefox proxy to use it, however when I check ...
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Beginner to Darknet [duplicate]

I'm new to the amazing hidden world of hidden web. I'm getting some difficulties to understand how things work in there. I have heard that there are many resources in the deep web such as gaming hacks,...
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Can't connect to Tor

I am having error while running tor on my kali linux Sep 23 14:39:22.267 [notice] Tor 0.3.0.10 (git-5da2fc629a0670b3) running on Linux with Libevent 2.1.8-stable, OpenSSL 1.1.0f and Zlib 1.2.8. ...
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“Tor unexpectedly exited” Familiar message to many but no actual answers that I can find

I have been using TOR with no issue but with the last update I have lost the ability to access it on any of my systems. Every time I open TorBrowser on my systems running Win 10, it says "Tor ...
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Nothing shows up

I am trying to use Tor Browser. I've tried to get to one or two sites. When I use the browser, it loads, then it acts like it is done. However, I am just getting empty white displays -- the websites ...
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my tor connection timed out?

when I tried to close it I couldn't it looks like it froze or something, do I have to update my mac?? its not opening, I fixed my timezone (I use a mac OS X version 10.9) here's the log: 8/13/17, 2:...